Subject: Re: "parked" processes?
To: George Michaelson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 07/28/2007 11:40:53
On Sat, 28 Jul 2007 14:08:20 +1000
George Michaelson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> please fork gcore before fixing this behaviour. call the new fork
> or something.
> then, we all win because we have a tool which is known to reach over
> lwp boundaries and beat the living crap out of them..
Well, gcore did not unpark firefox for me. I did get a dump, which
I'll hold onto in case another sample is needed.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb